1957 Northwestern Wildcats football team

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1957 Northwestern Wildcats football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1957 record 0-9 (0-7 Big 10)
Head coach Ara Parseghian (2nd year)
Home stadium Dyche Stadium (Capacity: 55,000)
Seasons
« 1956 1958 »
1957 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Ohio State $ 7 0 0     9 1 0
#3 Michigan State 5 1 0     8 1 0
#6 Iowa 4 1 1     7 1 1
#19 Wisconsin 4 3 0     6 3 0
Purdue 4 3 0     5 4 0
Michigan 3 3 1     5 3 1
Illinois 3 4 0     4 5 0
Minnesota 3 5 0     4 5 0
Indiana 0 6 0     1 8 0
Northwestern 0 7 0     0 9 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1957 Northwestern Wildcats team represented Northwestern University during the 1957 college football season. In their second year under head coach Ara Parseghian, the Wildcats compiled a 0-9 record (0-7 against Big Ten Conference opponents), finished in in last place in the Big Ten, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 271 to 57.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 28, 1957 at Stanford* Stanford StadiumStanford, CA L 6-26   19,000
October 5, 1957 #9 Oregon State* Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL L 13-22   34,500
October 12, 1957 #4 Minnesota Dyche Stadium • Evanston, IL L 6-41   38,000
October 19, 1957 at #18 Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI L 14-34   71,513
October 26, 1957 Iowa Dyche Stadium • Evanston, IL L 0-6   42,719
November 2, 1957 at #8 Ohio State Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 6-47   79,635
November 9, 1957 Wisconsin Dyche Stadium • Evanston, IL L 12-41   32,250
November 16, 1957 at Purdue Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN L 0-27   32,507
November 23, 1957 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL (Sweet Sioux Tomahawk) L 0-27   27,017
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northwestern Yearly Results (1955-1959)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 7, 2015.